Programme Finance & Analysis Manager
Harris Hill are currently working with an established International NGO to recruit for a Programme Finance & Analysis Manager role. Based in lovely offices in Central London this is a permanent, full time role.
This international charity works within multiple countries across the world, where they create opportunities for individuals and communities to become self-sufficient and enabling them to discover a way out of poverty. With partner organisations based across the world, the UK office provides strategic advice and program support. The UK office is also responsible for raising funds to help finance the work of the network, for negotiating agreements with donors and for monitoring and reporting back on performance and results.
Key duties and responsibilities for this role:
Work closely with partner organisations to manage grant and unrestricted funds, including coordinating funding transfers, financial analysis and reporting, project audits and contract compliance.
Support fundraising through assisting the development of project proposals, including working with partner organisations to assess and develop budgets and target outcomes.
Work with partner organisations to develop capacity, particularly in financial management; including expenditure and credit reporting, and financial planning and forecasting.
Help partners to develop their annual organisational budget, monitor results and challenge them on spend against budget in preparation for Board meetings.
Support operational and financial planning with ongoing tracking and performance measurement of KPIs for effectiveness, efficiency and value for money.
Contribute with operational and financial analysis to develop the overall strategy and management of the organisation's programs and direction.
Work with senior management and fundraising teams to prepare forecasts, monitor funding gaps and advise on allocation of financial resources and fundraising efforts to achieve the organisation's operational objectives.
Skills and experience required for this role includes:
Strong knowledge of financial analysis, budget oversight and financial management
Knowledge of microfinance, financial inclusion and other development issues
Strong communicator with the ability to build and maintain relationships across cultures and different working environments
Proficient in Microsoft Office suite, in particular, strong skills in Microsoft Excel
Strong experience within a similar position, in finance, international development or NGO environment desirable, alternatively demonstrated equivalent experience from other sector
Some familiarity with procedures and requirements of external funders (eg DFID, UKAID, EU)
Proven financial management and budget oversight skills
Strong experience in analysing financial data and presenting in meaningful and useful ways to non-finance colleagues
Experience with grants and contract management
University Degree preferably in Finance or Business Administration, or Finance qualification (preferred).
Please apply with your CV to Harris Hill for more information.